Category Archives: Notes of the Week

What’s missing in CG and hand drawn reels.?

Wise words…

Evolution of a Peg

Evolution of the Acme Peg Registration System. by Tom Arndt Cartoon animation requires a way to keep the separate drawings aligned or ‘registered’ throughout the production process. When I built my first animation stand at age 12, the obvious registration system was a 3-hole paper punch. The holes were suitably spaced for good stability, and […]

>Think First – Consider the Story

> “There is an overwhelming tendency to draw the outline of the figure rather than the energy and thought within the body that is behind the move or the pose”                                                                                                             Walt Stanchfield One of the easiest things to overlook when drawing from life, especially with the […]